The Simnasho New Year’s Eve Celebration and Powwow will start with potluck at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, December 31 at the Simnasho Longhouse. Washat starts at 7 p.m. and traditional powwow, social dancing and games start at 7:30 p.m. Specials include the Mother and Baby in Baby Board Recognition, Men’s Round Bustle, and Musical Bench Championship of the World. The Clown Dance contest is at 11 p.m. Cash prize for first, second and third. Midnight: time to welcome the New Year with song and lay new footprints around the longhouse. For more information contact Captain, 541-553-7014.
A family new year’s event will be held at the Agency Longhouse from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. There will be games, food, Bingo, dance, crafts, cookie decorating, and fun. For more information call Deanie at 541-460-3015; or Cassie at 541-553-1196 ext. 4213.